Assistant Merchandiser

Location
New York, New York, United States
Posted
15 Sep 2021
Closes
16 Nov 2021
Ref
199857553
Function
Marketing
Hours
Full Time
Why Join Us
The Ermenegildo Zegna Group is one of Italy's most famous family driven enterprises and a world leader in luxury menswear. Founded in 1910, Zegna is deeply grounded in history and craftsmanship, yet always at the forefront of contemporary innovation and style. We are pioneers who embrace change, take ownership of our actions and work to create the world we want. With over 500 points of sale and 7,000 employees worldwide, we're as proud of our people as our products and look for others that share our passion and commitment to excellence and authenticity.

YOUR OPPORTUNITY
As an Assistant Merchandiser based in the New York Corporate office you will play a key role within the Merchandising team. Reporting directly to the Merchandiser, you will assist in the execution of Merchandising initiatives for our Retail and Outlet locations.
The role provides fundamental support in store support in all areas of Merchandising. The core responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

HOW YOU WILL CONTRIBUTE
  • Support all Brands regarding tailoring and textiles
  • Daily management of Brands and communication with stores/outlets
  • Analyze sales trends & KPIs, effectively reacting to transfers in order to maximize sellthru
  • Consolidations and store inventory management
  • CQR management and weekly replenishment needs
  • Develop store relationships and communicate daily with store teams
  • Assist in Seasonal Trainings and store product knowledge development
  • Assist in Seasonal buy and order management
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Minimum of 1 year of retail experience, preferably within the luxury goods industry and with a operations background
  • Bachelor Degree in related field preferred
  • Strong computer skills required: Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint a must
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills required
  • Ability to problem solve and multi-task
  • Tristate travel required, 25% of time in stores
  • Scheduling may require occasional weekend and/or evening flexibility
WHO YOU ARE:
  • Personable with the ability to hold others accountable
  • Inquisitive and open to try new ideas
  • Enjoys travel and fast pace retail environments

#LI-NA

Similar jobs

Similar jobs